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HooPolls: Best Classes at UVA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lVk0UNX_nXE   College can be fun, except for the minor inconvenience of going to class; but what if you took a class you actually enjoyed?! We...
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Professors Are People Too: Episode 2 – Mary Middleton

Each week on Professors Are People Too we ask a professor to tell us a story. This week we took the time to talk to Mary...
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The Special Athlete

https://youtu.be/TgPIiDjkMYI Beloved Newcomb Employee Chris Raupp represented the United States at the Special Olympics in Abu Dhabi this past March, bringing home the gold in...
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Repairing the Brain – A UVA Student’s Journey Through a Seismic Change

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GkCc5TkqaMk Justin Hennessy is a 3rd year student at the University of Virginia who was suffering from a benign brain tumor. After surgery his entire...
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Days on the Lawn: UVA Stereotypes

We went out to talk to newly admitted students during Days on the Lawn asking them: What stereotypes do they have of UVa students,...

Navigating the Meal-Plan-Maze

  Find out what meal plan is best for you with our user friendly guide to all things dining. This is it- this is college. We’re...
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Going Clubbing: Swing Club

On this Going Clubbing we visit Swing Club, learning a lot about Swing, including a little history of the dance itself. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dRZqSsIlEZM Produced by: Eliza Falk,...
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A Student Story: Tania Rodriguez

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tlwkbraNrjM Tania: "Hello, my name is tania. I am not always around, but when I am, I'd like to tell you a story. Could you...

In Their Shoes: Life from the Perspective of a Homeless Charlottesville Resident

A life-long resident of Charlottesville, who for years has drifted in and out of homelessness, has found a home in the heart of his community. UVA...
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Virginia’s Hard Cider Boom

By: Caroline Coleburn One of Virginia’s newest and most explosive industries is an alcoholic drink called hard cider. With only 8 cideries in 2014, Virginia’s...

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UVA Day in the Life | On Grounds Edition | Quarantine

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BB2WSlDW3WY&feature=youtu.be WUVA producer Dean is still living in dorms on Grounds weeks after classes were moved online and nearly everyone else has left. Life is...

Users respond to Zoom’s privacy and security issues

With a background of earth in the shape of a heart and the words “WE CARE,” Zoom founder Eric S. Yuan assured CNN last...

On This Date: Virginia Basketball Wins First Ever National Championship

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MsIlVKPKGsg A year ago today, the Virginia Cavaliers men's basketball team defeated the Texas Tech Red Raiders 85-77 in overtime in the national championship game...